Community garden plan 2015

Tentative community garden plan 2015

It is that time of the year when gardeners start to dream about the next growing season. It is hard not to when seed catalogs are pouring in from the mails, gardening centers start stocking their shelves with seeds and seed starting supplies, email inboxes are full of how to …

High Mowing Organic Seeds Catalog

Seed Browsing

What a gardener to do when the ground is covered in snow? The answer came in the mail in the form of seed catalogs. Flipping through my favorite seed company, High Mowing Organic Seeds, I am making a list of seeds I want to get for the upcoming growing season. …

Blooming cosmos

Cosmos for Cut Flowers

The weather has turned cold again. After a week of record breaking heat, the night will start dipping down close to freezing. …

Red peppers

Red peppers harvest in October

I have started putting the garden to bed. All the green tomatoes have been picked and the tomatoes plants are on their …

Jerusalem artichoke

Jerusalem artichoke

I stumbled upon a couple Jerusalem artichoke plants while cleaning up some abandoned gardens. Scored! Jerusalem artichoke is a bit of a …

Garden cleanup

Community Garden Clean up

Goodbye garden, We have seen much together for the last few months. There was much happiness when I first saw you in …

Little Brussels Sprouts

Growing Brussels Sprouts Tips

A few tips for myself to remember when growing Brussels sprouts again next year: Brussels Sprouts flavor is enhanced with frost Give …

Frost burn on zinnia

Frost Advisory in the Garden

Frost came early this year. The weather service issued a frost advisory that called for patchy frost with temperature between 32 and …